Tyne & Wear HER: 365
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Usworth Colliery (1845-1974)


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Usworth Colliery

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Usworth Colliery

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Usworth Colliery

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Usworth Colliery

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Usworth Colliery

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Usworth
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Usworth
- Overview Map Street View Usworth is a district of Washington in Tyne & Wear, within the City of Sunderland. Before the development of the 'New Town' of Washington, Usworth had ...
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Tyne and Wear HER(365): Usworth Colliery
- "There were three pits: Frederick (1815-1914), Victoria and Wellington (1845-1974). Owners were George Elliot, then J Johansson and Sir George Elliot, 1882 John Bowes & Partners, then Johansson, Gordon & Co Ltd ...

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Coal Staithes, Felling Shore
- "Coal was transported, on waggonways, from the collieries to the staithes. Earlier pits were situated near to the River Tyne as possible, so that coal could be carried easily to ...

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1916-01-11 (Jan) C 04

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